Salvaged wood desk transformed with chalk paint, bubble wrap and faux leather


I found this wood desk on the curb, wanted to try to keep the original wood finish but it was just too far gone, so I spruced it up with some chalk paint, a faux leather top, and added bubble wrap and plaster texture to the drawer fronts.
Salvaged wooden desk with bubble wrap plaster texture and faux leather top.
This desk was in bad shape, but I love this furniture era
Plaster or drywall compound textured with bubble wrap.
Paint and glaze applied to drawer front.
The desk top, in bad shape, has been covered with faux leather.
Drawer fronts textured with plaster and bubble wrap.
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  • Annie Doherty
    on Jan 16, 2019

    Terrific I love your desk, thank you for the inspiration. I'm looking forward to trying this, something different. Brilliant 💞

  • Carol Cole
    on Mar 30, 2019

    I love it to, but I want to know more about the top and more explanation on the draws would be nice.

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